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At Best
by anne cunningham

Thursday, April 01, 2004
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At Best



After some time,
age-old and seemingly wise,
you begin to understand
that life is a series of
fractured experiences,
with the ongoing goal
of achieving excellent purchase,
unachievable by any means,
all the failed re-approximations
and festering wounds,
proof-positive that
too much time is being spent
on hopes broken beyond
all recognition of dreams.

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Reviewed by Aamie Burnley 4/19/2004
Poor baby, that bridge to middle age is very rickety, but the water on the other side is ever so sweet.
Reviewed by ***** ********* (Reader) 4/11/2004
"...too much time is being spent
on hopes broken beyond
all recognition of dreams..."

Brilliant observation, incisive philosophical conclusion. This is top-flight work! VERY well done!
Reviewed by J Blue (Reader) 4/9/2004
"life is a series of
fractured experiences"

amen to that.
Reviewed by Simon Thurlow (Reader) 4/5/2004
Wow. Had to read this a few times to take in what you were saying...and then another few times to understand it. Very profound write
Reviewed by jude forese 4/2/2004
too much time is being spent
on hopes broken beyond
all recognition of dreams.

excellent message ...
Reviewed by Gary Gebert 4/2/2004
Nice work Ma!

Gary
Reviewed by Kevin Mc Crum (Reader) 4/2/2004
wow! This is exceptionally written. The depth and meanings are fiercely well done. And that pic is perfect too.
Reviewed by Heather White 4/1/2004
very wonderful
Reviewed by ya mama (Reader) 4/1/2004
nice one anne
Reviewed by anne cunningham 4/1/2004
Mani de Li ... just happened upon it with my new high-speed internet, and would like to have something like this commissioned to be painted on the inside of my skull.
Reviewed by Jeffrey Callico (Reader) 4/1/2004
Hey, excellent poem and exceptionally excellent art! Who is the artist, what's the title? jcallico26.hotmail.com
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